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Iris setosa/Arctic Iris

Iris setosa / Iris setosa
Fan-shaped foliage
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Fan-shaped foliage

Border planting selected for its nice permanent foliage

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Scientific Name: Iris setosa
Common Name: Arctic Iris
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Purple
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: Found growing in wet areas in the wilds of North America and Asia, this iris grows well in ordinary garden soils. The most hardy of the irises grown in gardens.